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    Batman #1 (DC, 1940) CBCS Apparent FN/VF 7.0 (Moderate Professional) Off-white to white pages. It's #5 with a bullet in chart-speak, which means the key issue currently ranks #5 on Overstreet's Top 100 Golden Age Comics and is gaining on #4! The increase in Overstreet value this past year ranks the issue among the hottest of the most valuable Golden Age issues. The premiere issue of Batman's own title has the first appearances of the Joker and the Cat (aka Catwoman). Bob Kane and Jerry Robinson classic cover and art. CBCS notes, "Professional Restoration Includes: Small amount of color touch on cover, pieces added to cover & 1st wrap, cover & interior reinforced, spine splits sealed, tear seals to cover, cover cleaned, staples replaced." This copy was formerly owned by famed Batman film producer Michael Uslan and comes with a copy of a letter from Mr. Uslan. Overstreet 2017 GD 2.0 value = $40,000; VG 4.0 value = $80,000; FN 6.0 value = $120,000; VF 8.0 value = $270,000. From the Michael Uslan Collection.

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    Auction Dates
    November, 2017
    16th-18th Thursday-Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 11
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